Lola Astanova was born in 1985 in Tashkent, Uzbekistan. When she was six she entered the elite music school for gifted children where she learned to play piano. She also went back and forth to Moscow to take lessons at the Tchaikovsky Moscow State Conservatory. She later went to study in Berlin, Germany and was touring in many countries. In 2003 she moved to the USA and received a Masters Degree from Rice University. She is a co-founder of the project "Freedom" which is dedicated to commemoriate the 10th Anniversary of 9/11.
Did You Know?
In 1998 Lola Astanova was featured in the documentary "Prodiges of the 20th century". In 2007 Lola Astanova became a star of the Classical Superstarts Fantasy Concert.
Other interesting facts:
Lola Astanova not only plays piano, but writes her own compositions and remakes of various pieces.